Customer Engineer (Presales)

  • Engineering & Analytics
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full-time


At Datatonic, we are looking for Customer Engineers with experience on Google Cloud Platform to join a rapidly growing team building industry-leading, future-proof data, analytics, and AI solutions for our customers.

As a Customer Engineer at Datatonic, you will be the technical point of contact for our customers during the pre-sales journey. You will explain technical concepts and triage client’s technology challenges; run discovery conversations; help customers understand their future-state architecture; build demos; and enable delivery of solutions from proof of concept builds all the way to production implementation of world-class data solutions.

As a Customer Engineer at Datatonic, the main roles you will interact with are:

  • Growth team - you will work closely with our team of business development and account managers to develop new opportunities within new logos and existing accounts.
  • Partnership team - you will work closely with our partnership team to build relationships with key stakeholders at our partners.
  • Marketing and Strategy team - you will work closely with both teams to define our go-to-market strategies.
  • Technical teams - you will work closely with our technical delivery teams (across Architecture, Business Intelligence, Data Engineering, Data Science, Machine Learning Engineering, and DevOps) and will bring in the right SME at the right time to support technical pre-sales discussions, and understand our solution offering and service lines.

Key Responsibilities

  • Manage the technical aspects of the role including:

1. Qualifying new opportunities from a technical perspective
2. Understanding the customer’s business and technical requirements
3. Together with our technical SMEs, translating a customer’s technical requirements into a proposed solution
4. Be the go-to technical point of contact for our customers throughout the entire pre-sales process

  • Together with our Sales, Marketing, and Strategy teams, help define Datatonic’s GTM strategy.
  • Build relationships with the Technical Sales Teams at our Strategic Partners (i.e. Google Cloud, Snowflake, Intel, DoIT) in order to drive awareness & engagement with Datatonic’s services.
  • Together with our Technical teams, help define new service offerings and build customer-facing demonstrations and sale artifacts.


The Basics: 25 days holiday in addition to bank holidays, choice of laptop, pension scheme (3% employer pension, rising by extra 1% per year worked), team bonus payable annually, tech scheme, £100 home equipment allowance

Health & Wellbeing: Private Healthcare, Employee Assistance Program, Cycle-to-Work scheme, Discounted Gym Membership

Learning: Datatonic encourages continuous learning at all levels with a generous conference budget, freedom to explore the latest tools and technologies as well as regular knowledge-sharing activities. You will get access to Linux Academy, Coursera, and LinkedIn Learning and a £700 Conference Budget with 4 days of attendance per year

Career Development: A personalised development plan to ensure you hit your professional goals with a clear roadmap for progression

Impact: The opportunity to work on cutting-edge AI and ML solutions spanning multiple industries and with market-leading organisations

Innovation: Access to Datatonic LABs, our Research & Development hub. Experiment and bring forward ideas, create impactful and meaningful work in a creative and collaborative environment - even just for fun!

Office Environment: A modern office set in the innovation hub of Canary Wharf with complimentary fruit, cookies, tea/coffee throughout the day as well as a shared café and working space with panoramic views of London

Team Vibe & Social: A welcoming and friendly team plus regular monthly social events and team offsites including Tasty Tuesdays (paid lunch) and Thirsty Thursdays (team drinks).

Working for Datatonic

Our UK headquarters is based in a tech-centric environment in the centre of Canary Wharf. We also have offices in Stockholm, Geneva, Munich, and Barcelona, and we work with clients in many other European countries. We allow for flexible working hours and the possibility of remote work.

We’re an eclectic team with lots of different interests and personalities. We have many different roles across data science, engineering, analytics, consulting, marketing, business development, and operations. As a company, we have a strong emphasis on learning and professional development. Our core values are:

Cultivating Excellence

A hub for continuous learning, curiosity, developing ideas, testing things out - and then putting ‘excellence’ into practice.

Owning It

Working collaboratively in cross-functional teams to achieve customer delight. We love what we do and draw immense satisfaction from taking responsibility and seeing the results of our work.

Purposeful Impact

Creating positive change for our customers, using the most relevant machine learning and analytics approaches and the best technologies to meet real business needs.

Winning with Partners & Friends

Our business has been built on great partnerships and open-source collaboration. It’s one thing to be successful, but to do it in partnership with great people and other great companies is even better in our opinion.

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